SEPTEMBER 2017 UPDATE

The AutoHarvest innovation community works hard every day to transform fresh ideas into tomorrow’s game-changing products through collaborative thinking. A new cohort of managers drive established enterprises to experiment. Each day, the jarring changes in the mobility industry open formerly closed supply chains to disruptive risk-taking startups. It has never been a better time to be an innovator and commercializing entity.

This month, featured members are developing next generation sensors to know what our body and mind are feeling, improving the still dominant ICE powertrain and using big data to deliver smart service. We appreciate all the contributions we receive each month from members and users building our collaborative community.

The curated I-Hub provides resources to commercialize and monetize Intellectual Property, and to access software, events, novel databases, special reports, government resources, in-the-pulse blogs, and innovation leader presentations. As always, we invite all readers to join our intellectual property marketplace, free of charge, and engage the community.

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Featured Members
Neteera
Neteera has created a unique and innovative sensing technology using the rarely utilized electromagnetic spectrum dubbed the "Terahertz Gap". Terahertz technology is safe as it combines directivity, high-resolution, the ability to sense through visually opaque materials and spectroscopy - it allows for the creation of a new world of sensing with unmatched capabilities.
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Nautilus Engineering, LLC
Nautilus Engineering started with a novel approach to improve engine efficiency. The Nautilus Cycle(HCCI/HCI) is a patent pending design that solves the inherent challenges of pre-ignition, poor cold starting, unbalanced combustion, uneven temperatures, limited RPMs and loads with Homogeneous Charge Compression Ignition or Homogeneous Compression Ignition (HCCI/HCI).
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Fusepoint Solutions
Fusepoint Solutions is passionate about vehicle networks, analysis of vehicle data for non diagnostics use and application of big-data analysis methods to automotive. Their product is a real-time accurate data driven customer loyalty solution that converts “big-data” to a simple dashboard with effective automatic actions that minimize resources needed, maximizes ROI and is proven to improve bottom line.
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AUTOMOTIVE REPORTS

Cipher Automotive is the first analytics solution designed specifically for those needing competitive intelligence about the automotive technology landscape. This month hear industry leaders discuss the evolution of patenting strategies within OEMs and Tier1s and how AI has improved the integration of IP business intelligence into automotive strategy.


Deloitte’s Future of Mobility practice draws on deep cross-sector expertise to help companies navigate and lead technological advancements in transportation, including autonomous vehicles and new transportation systems. Informed by Deloitte’s analysis, the Future of Mobility team provides transformative insights across sectors, driving sustained value for Deloitte’s clients moving forward. For more info visit dupress.com.
STARTUP OPPORTUNITIES

China has just announced an imminent end to gas and diesel cars, which will bring tremendous opportunities for Electric Vehicle Industry. UCCTC has secured sponsorship for the trip for companies with technologies that will have huge potential in the market to visit Shanghai, Jiangsu, and Guangdong.


The IVC-Online Database includes detailed listings of thousands of Israeli high-tech companies, venture capital and private equity funds, angels, investment companies, technological incubators, service providers, entrepreneurs and key executives -- a virtual one-stop knowledge center, where today’s information is tomorrow’s technology.
Innovation Hub
WardsAuto
WardsAuto delivers the latest insights and analysis for today's auto industry, helping you see the opportunities and risks for your business in the months and years to come. WardsAuto Interiors Conference and WardsAuto UX Conference introduce you to top OEM and supplier executives to grow your contact base. Find out how WardsAuto forecasts, insight reports and data tools can help you understand current and upcoming trends in order to grow your business.
Read: "Delphi: Industry Must Go Digital or Die"
les Nouvelles - Article of the Month
The journal of the Licensing Executives Society International, les Nouvelles, and its editor selected this article. The journal, which can be accessed online, is published quarterly and is designed to further the knowledge of the society's members and others in improving their skills, techniques and knowledge in licensing and protecting Intellectual Property.
Read the latest les Nouvelles Article of the Month
Visit Online: Licensing Executives Society (LES)
Innovation Management
Innovation Management works with international knowledge providers and leading innovation experts and practitioners with global expertise. Their content and technology is founded on cutting-edge knowledge and pedagogy to inspire creativity in individuals and establish open and innovative organizations.
Read: "Mastering Global Innovation through Multicultural Collaboration"
SRR Journal and blog Articles
Stout Risius Ross (SRR) is a premier global financial advisory firm that specializes in Investment Banking, Valuation & Financial Opinions, and Dispute Advisory & Forensic Services.
Read: "Fault Lines: The Changing Relationship Between OEMs and Suppliers"
Intellectual Asset Management
IAM is a unique publication which focuses on the many ways in which intellectual property and intangible assets can be used to create corporate value.
Read the latest from the IAM Blog
Innovation Enterprise
Innovation Enterprise, a CFO Publishing company is an independent business-to-business multi-channel media brand focused on the information needs of Senior Finance, Operations, Analytics, Big Data, Strategy, Digital, Innovation & Sports executives. Products include IE.Summits, ieOnDemand, ieWebinars, ieWhitepapers & more.
Watch: "Never Stop Experimenting, Collaborating and Learning!" by Ann Marie Dumais, Open Innovation Leader, General Electric

Watch: "Purposeful Innovation at Amazon" by Paul Misener, VP, Global Innovation Policy & Communications , Amazon
Upcoming AH Appearances Join AutoHarvest at these Industry Expos
3rd Edition: Design Thinking for Banks & Financial Services
September 27-28, 2017 | New York, NY USA
Join your peers and master an array of innovation methodologies to drive the development of disruptive services while forging deeper user relationships. At this 3rd installment, you will learn to generate a seamless experience by eliminating friction and pain points along the customer journey. Hear from U.S. Bank, TIAA, Vanguard, RBC, CIBC, and others.

ADAS & Autonomous Vehicles USA
October 2-3, 2017 | Novi, MI USA
Addressing the very latest in automated driving technology; TU-Automotive ADAS & Autonomous Vehicles (Novi, Oct 2-3) returns in its third iteration for 2017. The hottest industry trends are addressed by 25 + expert speakers including Volvo, Denso, Navya, Intel & IBM Watson.

Licensing vs. New Venture
October 4, 2017 | San Jose, CA USA
Navigating Through the Invention Process: From Idea to Product to Market series, "Licensing vs. New Venture." This session explores the anatomy of a start-up and covers several decades of famous inventors that have gone through the process. Larry Udell, Chairman, California Invention Center and Licensing Executives Society, Silicon Valley Chapter, will present and share his expertise in guiding inventors through this process.

Auto tech R&D Summit
October 9-10, 2017 | San Jose, CA USA
Auto tech R&D Summit (October 9-10, Hilton San Jose)- formerly known as TU-Automotive West Coast – returns this year to Silicon Valley for 2017. Experts from Renault, Ford, Toyota, Nokia Growth Partners, Lucid Motors and other will cover the key trends around the impact of disruptive auto tech on R&D innovation.

IIPLA 2nd Annual meeting 2017 Silicon Valley
October 9-10, 2017 | San Jose, CA USA
Annual Meeting of International Intellectual Property Law Association, Inc. (IIPLA) is the leading event in the West USA. Attended by hundreds of participants from more than 30 countries. In October 2017, representatives of world's biggest companies (including Microsoft, Uber, Blackberry, EPO etc.) will come to share their experiences at IIPLA Annual Meeting. They will be joined by global media, people from leading law firms, IP Experts, Owners and Investors for 2 days of acclaimed networking.

World Litigation Forum 2017 Silicon Valley
October 11-12, 2017 | San Jose, CA USA
World Litigation Forum 2017 Silicon Valley is going to be a leading event in the West USA. Expected to be attended by hundreds of participants from more than 30 countries. In October 2017, representatives from Legal Departments of Big Corporations will come to share their experiences at World Litigation Forum. They will be joined by global media, people from leading Law Firms, Litigation Experts and Legal Service Providers for 2 days of acclaimed networking.

TU-Automotive Japan 2017
October 17, 2017 | Tokyo, Japan
TU-Automotive Japan 2017 will consolidate your understanding of the challenges ahead for the connected and autonomous vehicle. Gain insight from and debate with industry leaders and define your strategy for technology, the changing mobility landscape and user requirements.

Advanced Manufacturing Partnering Forum
October 18-19, 2017 | Detroit, MI USA
AUTM Advanced Manufacturing: Shaping and Joining Technologies Partnering Forum is a unique opportunity bringing together industry and academic technology managers to network, partner, discover, and license technologies, as well as to find further opportunities for collaboration and sponsored research in the area of shaping and joining.

Toronto Blockchain Conference 2017
October 19, 2017 | Toronto, ON Canada
We have met a lot of innovators and seen Blockchain captivate industry beyond financial services, including media, logistics, charity, government and many more. A lot has changed in the past few months with ICO's and Token Distributions really taking off. Expect the most up to date content in the industry. As always our format is fast-paced and has plenty of networking time built in. We hope to see you there.

Innovation Enterprise: Upcoming Global Events
Innovation Enterprise creates & organises some of world’s most important events to help understand current and future business strategies, innovations and technologies
LES 2017 Annual Meeting
October 22-25, 2017 | Chicago, IL USA
The 2017 Annual Meeting will showcase the first of these transformations. Join us for 3 days of networking, business development, education and much more. LES itself is experiencing change. We are adapting to ensure we provide IP professionals with the resources they need to succeed in a changing environment including issues related to business practices, political, legislative and judicial uncertainty.

IPBC Asia 2017
October 29-31, 2017 | Tokyo, Japan
IAM is returning to the stunning Palace Hotel, Tokyo for the fifth annual IPBC Asia. The specifically designed three-day program will focus on how IP owners can strategically use intellectual property to secure greater operational flexibility, drive revenues, enhance bottom-line returns, increase shareholder value and provide leverage in the financial markets.

UX Next
October 30-31, 2017 | Palo Alto, CA USA
From the creators of the industry leading Internet of Things World, UX Next will showcase the evolution and future direction of service enablement. Join 400+ tech disruptors, 50+ pioneering speakers and 50+ exhibitors to embrace the digital roadmap and multiplatform UX.

TU-Automotive Europe 2017
November 6-7, 2017 | Munich, Germany
The 15th annual TU-Automotive Europe Conference & Exhibition (6-7 November, Munich) – Europe’s largest event for the connected car - will discuss how to harness advancements in technology like AI & autonomy to deliver personalised, sustainable mobility. Past speakers include BMW, car2go, Renault, PSA and more. New features include round tables and a startup stage.

4th International Conference on Green Energy & Expo
November 6-8, 2017 | Las Vegas, Nevada USA
Green Energy- 2017 provides a platform for researchers/scientists to share and globalize their research work while the participants from industry can promote their products thus felicitating dissemination of knowledge. We anticipate more than 300 participants around the globe with thought provoking keynote lectures, oral and poster presentations. The attending delegates include Editorial Board Members of related journals. The scope of Green Energy -2017 is to bring the advancements in the field of renewable energy and environmental sciences.

Sponsored New Energy Vehicle Trade Mission to China Nov. 6-10th
November 6-10, 2017 | Guangdong, Jiangsu, Shanghai, China
China has just announced an imminent end to gas and diesel cars, which will bring tremendous opportunities for Electric Vehicle Industry. UCCTC has secured sponsorship for the trip for companies with technologies that will have huge potential in the market to visit Shanghai, Jiangsu, and Guangdong. Please contact Yair Crane, Clean Tech Development Manager @ ycrane@uschinacleantech.org 

US China Auto Forum 2017
November 7-10, 2017 | Dearborn, MI USA
The Detroit Chinese Business Association is hosting US China Auto Expo & Forum 2017 on Wednesday November 8th 2017 at the Edward Hotel & Conference Center Dearborn MI. They are working with Ministry of Industry and Information Technology MIIT of China, 35 companies with preliminary plans approved for North American Footprint. (M&A, JV, R&D collaborations, local sourcing suppliers)

International Conference on Future Mobility (ICFM 2017)
November 7-8, 2017 | Dubai, UAE
The 3rd International Conference on Future Mobility will be held in Dubai, UAE on 7 – 8 November 2017. Held under the theme “Towards Sustainable and Intelligent Mobility”, the conference will analyse how smart, sustainable and intelligent vehicles play a key role in public and private transport in the smart cities of the future.

MIP/Benchmark Autolex Automotive Forum 2017
November 8, 2017 | Detroit, MI USA
The event will focus on the dramatic challenges facing legal and compliance teams in the automotive industry of the future. The forum will forecast changes anticipated over the next 3-5 years with the continued growth of ‘auto-tech’ and the integration of automobile, manufacturing and electronics.

FUTURECAR 2017
November 8-10, 2017 | Atlanta, GA USA
Future car electronics such as autonomous driving, in-car smartphone-like infotainment, privacy and security, and all-electric cars, present unparalleled research, development, manufacturing, education and marketing opportunities. FUTURCAR 2017 speakers will focus on devices and packaging particularly in materials, tools, processes, substrates, packages, components and integrated functions in R&D and in manufacturing.

WardsAuto FOCUS: A.I. Conference
November 8-10, 2017 | Atlanta, GA USA
Artificial Intelligence will be the single largest force reshaping the auto industry in the years to come. The WardsAuto FOCUS: AI Conference on November 9 is a half-day event featuring presentations from WardsAuto analysts, technology providers and industry observers with unique perspectives on how A.I. will transform automotive.
REGISTER NOW with $75 discount for AutoHarvest members https://www.eiseverywhere.com/focus-ai?discountcode=ATHRVST


4th International Electronic Conference on Sensors and Applications
November 15-30, 2017 | Online
The 4th International Electronic Conference on Sensors and Applications (ECSA-4) will be held at http://sciforum.net/conference/ecsa-4, on a platform developed by MDPI to organize electronic conferences. ECSA-4 will allow scientists from all over the world to present their latest research and receive direct feedback from peers, without costs of travel and related emissions. It will be free of charge for all participants and is sponsored by MDPI AG, Switzerland.

American Automotive Summit 2017
November 28-29, 2017 | Dearborn, MI
The Automotive Summit serves as an annual platform to exchange ideas around the impact of market dynamics and new technologies for current and future manufacturer’s, operations and supply chain leaders. This year’s Summit creates an opportunity to examine key case studies around how workforce management, lean manufacturing and automation are driving the world’s best facilities to success.

Joining, Forming & Manufacturing Technologies Summit
November 29-30, 2017 | Birmingham, UK
Returning to the UK for its 4th edition with a new line-up of exciting speakers featuring leading automotive and aerospace OEMs. The Joining, Forming & Manufacturing Technologies Summit brings together new & exciting leading OEM presenters to showcase the latest developments in the joining and forming of lightweight materials: Steel, Composites and Aluminium.

IIPLA 4th Dubai IP Congress 2018
January 15-16, 2018 | Dubai, UAE
The IIPLA 4th Dubai IP Congress 2018 is a leading event in the Gulf region dedicated to bringing together a diverse set of audiences from all over the world including IP experts, owners and investors to discuss and find solutions for key issues and operational challenges faced by corporations and IP professionals today.

5th World Litigation Forum 2018 Dubai
January 17-18, 2018 | Dubai, UAE
World Litigation Forum 2018 Dubai is meant for Lawyers and Legal Departments of Corporations, Legal Process Outsourcing Professionals and Government Representatives to meet & network, develop business, and discuss trends, issues and opportunities related to Litigation & Legal Industry.

AADC
February 13-14, 2018 | San Francisco, CA USA
AADC will address the latest technological advancements in intelligent transportation, and how developers plan to overcome safety and regulatory hurdles on the path to implementation. Don’t miss this opportunity to hear from OEMs, R&D developers, insurers, and government regulatory agencies on how autonomous driving will significantly change modern day transportation.

Business Transformation & Operational Excellence World Summit & Industry Awards (BTOES18)
March 12-16, 2018 | Orlando, FL USA
The Business Transformation & Operational Excellence World Summit is designed especially for the Global leaders in Continuous Improvement, Business Transformation, and Operational Excellence. The summit provides you with in-depth guidance on all aspects of Digital and Business Transformation, Innovation, Change Management, Culture Change, Strategic Alignment, Lean Deployment, and Customer Experience Excellence.